Sales


Lori Meadows

Insurance Claims Specialist & design Consultant

Office: (334) 277-2756
Fax: (334) 277-7377
lmeadows@gardnercarpets.com

Lori was born and raised here in Montgomery, Alabama. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Auburn University before attending design school at the University of Alabama. Lori has 15 years of design experience and has been working in the flooring industry for 13 years. This year (2017) marks her seventh year with Gardner Flooring and Design.
Lori is a talented design consultant dedicated to providing you with exceptional customer service while helping you find the perfect solution for your home. Her vast product knowledge includes carpet, custom and designer rugs, hardwood and other hard surface floorcoverings, window treatments and stone/ tile surfaces. She is also our Insurance Claims Specialist, with 13 years of experience and expertise in flooring restoration.
Lori lives here in Montgomery with her husband Andy, and two sons, Landon and Drew.


Sammy McGinty

Design Consultant

Cell: (334) 657-4772
Office: (334) 277-2756
Fax: (334) 277-7377
sammy@gardnercarpets.com

Sammy is a native of the River Region, and has raised his family here. He has been an integral part of the Gardner Flooring & Design team for nearly 20 years.  His portfolio of work includes projects that range from renovating a small cabin at the lake to managing the flooring program for one of Alabama’s largest homebuilders. He is involved daily with our local community of business owners, builders, home buyers, and those trying to sell or rent their properties.  His experience and professionalism: from sourcing the product that addresses your performance needs, to finding the right look and style, to navigating the installation logistics, is a real difference maker.
Sammy enjoys Alabama athletics.  Also, you’ll often find him out enjoying the wonderful activities available to us here in Alabama. Being a grandfather, trips to the beach are now mandatory.


Martin Gray

Design Consultant

Cell: (334) 202-8500
Office: (334) 277-2756
Fax: (334) 277-7377
martin@gardnercarpets.com

Martin Gray has been serving homeowners and homebuilders in the river region for over 30 years. His experience in the floorcovering industry includes design work, project management, retail and builder sales.  Martin’s extensive product knowledge and industry contacts make him a valuable resource for any size project.
A Montgomery native, Martin attended the University of Alabama and then came back home to raise his family and pursue his career.  He enjoys having his family in the area, where he has been able to enjoy watching his son play college baseball, and spoil his daughter’s two youngsters.  Martin also enjoys all that the Alabama outdoors offers, and is an avid hunter.


Chip Mullins

Design Consultant

Cell: (334) 558-3864
Office: (334) 277-2756
Fax: (334) 277-7377
chip@gardnercarpets.com

Chip Mullins brings to our team an extensive and diverse background, which makes him a valuable asset to both Gardner Flooring & Design AND our customers. He has a 30+ year history in the flooring industry, and has been a part of our team for over 10 years. Chip is a wonderful resource for the homeowner, as well as those needing a solution for their small business or property/ facility management project.
Chip’s experience includes owning and operating his own flooring retail concepts in several different markets. His exposure to the wide range of applications in our industry has helped him evolve with and stay on top of the many fashion trends and technology changes that are so important to the customers we help here daily. You will find in Chip a design consultant who works to make your project beautiful and individually yours; while also addressing the performance concerns today’s active life and work spaces.
Chip loves a good book or a challenging video game; and you’ll find him fun to talk to on a variety of subjects. He enjoys great food, sporting events, spoiling his grandkids, and occasionally enjoying sunsets on a beautiful stretch of beach.


Ken Beauchamp

Design Consultant

Cell: (334) 399-3836
Office: (334) 277-2756
Fax: (334) 277-7377
ken@gardnercarpets.com

Ken Beauchamp, a native of South Florida, has called the Montgomery area home for nearly 20 years.  He is a graduate of Western Carolina University, and a veteran of the U. S. Coast Guard. He is an experienced tile setter, and has two decades of design and sales experience in the floorcovering industry. He has been a part of our team for 10+ years.
You will find in Ken a depth of product knowledge not easily matched in our industry. He is as accomplished at helping a homeowner create a unique and stylish bathroom as he is at managing the flooring needs of a local homebuilder.  From the nuances of a new window shade, to the technology of today’s best engineered resilient floors; Ken stays current with the fashion and performance needs of his customers.
When Ken can manage to sneak away from one of his many flooring projects, you’ll likely find him enjoying his other passion: Golf.  Since it is difficult to golf in the dark, he manages to leave the links in time to enjoy his evenings at the Biscuits’ ballpark, where he is a season ticket holder.


Mark Lolley

Mark Lolley has a background in the construction industry that spans over three decades. His experience level is unparalleled, and is of immense value to us and our customers.  Mark operates the Commercial Sales division of Gardner Flooring & Design has been part of our team for most of the company’s history.
Mark handles commercial work on ANY scale. Whether bidding on a specified project, or helping a main street business owner re-floor their small shop or restaurant, Mark’s experience in this segment is unmatched. His project history includes retail centers, military bases, healthcare facilities, multifamily housing, hospitality and specialty venues, and office spaces.  Mark is THE source to consider if you need to get the right product specified for your particular project. He has an extensive design background and also consults with many of the area’s design firms. He also manages your project throughout all phases of the flooring work.
Mark’s relationships with most of the region’s builders and general contractors are an asset which makes him the obvious choice when trying to find the right person to solve your commercial project needs. His commercial products library is the most complete in this area.
A native of Enterprise, AL, Mark has called the river region home for most of his life. He attended the University of Alabama, where he played baseball. He continues to enjoy many outdoor sports, and loves the lakes and beaches of our great state.

Management Team:


Doug Walton

General Manager

Doug Walton has a diverse 20+ year relationship with the flooring industry; with experience as a multi-state regional manager for a large retail chain, a technical writer, a product buyer, the VP of Operations & Market Development for one of the industry’s largest consulting firms, and as a General Manager for retail concepts in Alabama, Louisiana and Colorado.  With his extensive product knowledge and design background; our customers will find in Doug an unmatched resource for any type or size project.
Doug is a native of Columbus, GA, though he has not lived there since childhood, as his father’s military career took the family all over the world.  Doug earned a degree from Louisiana Tech University and settled in New Orleans for many years.  A lifetime and a hurricane later, Doug feels fortunate to have found in Gardner Flooring & Design an opportunity to further his career with a wonderful company while now being closer to the many members of his family who live in the central AL/ GA area. 
“I understand that the decision to invest in new floors for your home is an important one.  It affects the value of your property, the versatility of your living space, and your personal level of comfort. It reflects your tastes and interests, must accommodate your family’s lifestyle, and should be uniquely yours. I’m here to help you create a space you’ll LOVE… with a floor you can live ON, not just with!  “
Doug enjoys travel, and finds that unique destinations make for great design influences. He is also an accomplished blue-water sailor and fly fisherman.


Thomas Brewer

Installation Manager

Cell: (334) 657-9793
Office: (334) 277-2756
Fax: (334) 277-7377
thomas@gardnercarpets.com

Thomas is tasked with coordinating the many installation teams who are in the field daily installing the huge variety of products sold here at Gardner Flooring & Design. He is also a liaison between the installation teams and you, the homeowners, builders, business owners, and designers who have trusted Gardner’s for this work.
Thomas has a degree from Troy State University, and is a veteran of the U.S. Army.  He operated a successful installation company for many years, and has hands-on experience with a wide variety of flooring products, adhesives, prep situations, and installation methods. He is an invaluable resource to both Gardner Flooring & Design AND the many customers we serve.


Nick Hubbard

Warehouse Manager

 

Support Team:


Jackie Lau

Bookkeeping/HR

                    


Kelly Pouncey

Receptionist/ Admin Assistant

                   


Anthony Casey

Warehouse